May 27, 2016
Timothy Bailey, MD, FACP, FACE, ECNU
ORLANDO, Fla. — Vitamin D deficiency is likely the most common medical condition worldwide, and treatment requires a combination of proper diet, supplementation and “sensible” sun exposure, according to a speaker here.
Speaking at the AACE Annual Scientific and Clinical Congress, Michael F. Holick, PhD, MD, professor of medicine, physiology and biophysics and director of the general clinical research unit and the Bone Health Care Clinic at Boston University Medical Center, outlined the many “myths” surrounding vitamin D, including a commonly held belief that high levels of vitamin D supplementation can cause toxicity, leading to hypercalcemia.
Meeting News Coverage
May 26, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — Three new nonbisphosphonate agents for the treatment of osteoporosis are anticipated, according to a speaker here. Rachel Pessah-Pollack, MD…
Meeting News CoverageVideo
May 25, 2016
ORLANDO, Fla. — In this video, AACE President Pauline Camacho, MD, FACE, discusses her approach to osteoporosis management. Rare medication side effects are…
In the Journals
May 19, 2016
Genetic, autoimmune and idiopathic hypoparathyroidism rates in Norway are higher than observed elsewhere, with many of the patients reporting a reduced health-related…